‘You may be right’ is good. ‘I was wrong’ is good. ‘I can do better’ is good. Say and mean all three and it’s ALL good.
If ALL of your dreams come true, who will be smiling other than you? WE-dreams are WAY better than ME-dreams. Sweet dreams.
1-problem divided by 2-problem-solvers = Problem solved in half the time. If one of the 2 IS the problem, ‘Hello, long division!’
How to encourage personal growth in others: Stop the criticisms. Start the compliments. Start and stop frequently.
How to avoid backlash over a comment: Rehash the comment before you launch it.
How to stay happily together: Work through problems together.
Radical Friendliness: the decision to be friendly to all, even to those who act like they’ve been weaned on a pickle.
Before they can bring themselves to ‘Why not?’, you have to bring good answers to: ‘Why THIS? Why YOU? Why NOW?’ Bring it.
‘Heart to heart’ beats ‘head to head.’ No headache. No heartache. Just things to celebrate.
It’s easy to be friendly. It’s also easy not to. Unfriendly has unfriendly returns. Smile and wave. Make someone’s day.
Share something good you know for sure. I’ll share something good I know for sure. We’ll both know and grow more, for sure.
To get to THE way, OUR way beats MY way. And singing ‘We Did It OUR Way’ sounds WAY better than ‘I did it MY way.’ Work together.